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1 Decree No. 625 the Legislative Assembly of the Republic of EL SALVADOR, considering: I.-that by Legislative Decree No. 436 of October 15, 1998, published in the Official Journal No. 206, volume no. 341, aired the special grace of obscure law.
II.-that this House received request for clemency on behalf of the internal Jesús Jiménez Pérez, sentenced to 35 years in prison, by instigator on the crime of aggravated homicide, defined and sanctioned in article 129 numerals 3) and 6) of the Penal Code, the penalty imposed by the second Court of judgment from the city of Santa Ana, fifteen hours day 2 of October of the year 2002 , which was asked for opinion to the Supreme Court of Justice, dated June 15, 2010 and dated 11 February of this year, the Supreme Court referred the report, giving favorable to the same opinion.
III.-that based on the favourable opinion of the Supreme Court of Justice, the Commission, taking into account that Mr. Jesús Jiménez Pérez is a person who is in the ninth decade of life, and also suffers from a physical detriment of his age, which causes him difficulties to move.
IV. for the reasons expressed earlier, believes the need that the detained Jesús Jiménez Pérez, enjoy freedom, by diseases that suffers and his advanced age, is coming to grant requested clemency.
V to be Faculty of the legislature grant pardons, prior favourable report from the Supreme Court of Justice, according to rule 131, ordinal º 26 of the Constitution regulates it.
Therefore, use of his constitutional powers.
Decree: Article 1.-granted clemency in favour of the internal Jesús Jiménez Pérez, of the penalty imposed by instigator on the crime of aggravated homicide, defined and sanctioned in article 129 numerals 3) and 6) of the Penal Code, the penalty imposed by the second Court of sentence from the city of Santa Ana, fifteen hours day 02 of October of the year 2002 based on the favorable report, dated January 28 of this year, issued by the Honorable Supreme Court of Justice.
2 article 2.-this Decree shall come into force, since the day of its publication in the official journal.
GIVEN in the blue room of the Legislative Palace: San Salvador, 20 days of the month of February in the year two thousand fourteen.
OTHON SIGFRIDO REYES MORALES, PRESIDENT.
ENRIQUE ALBERTO LUIS VALDES SOTO, GUILLERMO ANTONIO GALLEGOS NAVARRETE, SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT. SECOND VICE PRESIDENT.
DURAN JOSE FRANCISCO MERINO LÓPEZ, FRANCISCO ROBERTO LORENZANA, THIRD VICE PRESIDENT. FOURTH VICE PRESIDENT.
CARLOS ARMANDO REYES RAMOS, FIFTH VICE PRESIDENT.
LORRAINE GUADALUPE PENA MENDOZA, MANUEL VICENTE MENJIVAR ESQUIVEL, FIRST SECRETARY. SECOND SECRETARY.
SANDRA MARLENE SALGADO GARCÍA, JOSÉ RAFAEL MACHUCA ZELAYA, THIRD SECRETARY. FOURTH SECRETARY.
IRMA PALACIOS LOURDES VASQUEZ, ERNESTO ANTONIO ANGLE MILE, FIFTH SECRETARY. SIXTH SECRETARY.
FRANCISCO JOSE ZABLAH SAFIE, JOSE SERAFIN RODRIGUEZ ORANTES, SEVENTH SECRETARY. EIGHTH SECRETARY.
Presidential House: San Salvador, fourteen days after the month of March of the year two thousand fourteen.
PUBLISHED, Carlos Mauricio Funes Cartagena, President of the Republic.
José Ricardo Perdomo Aguilar, Minister of Justice and public safety D. or. No. 54 volume no. 402 date: 20 March 2014 SV/ngcl 11-04-14 legislative index
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